Encouraging signs for the Open Market are welcome news for Guernsey

This recent optimism is borne out by the levels of activity currently being experienced by Swoffers, who have traditionally dominated the Open Market in the island, and confirms the message from the States of Guernsey’s Economic Development president Deputy Charles Parkinson, who underlined the important role that Locate Guernsey has played in bringing new residents and businesses to the island….


Swoffers to support Tots Cricket programme

Swoffers are delighted to announce that they will be supporting the Guernsey Cricket Board’s Tots Cricket programme. As part of their historic connection with the GCB, getting involved at grass roots level was an opportunity too good to be missed. ‘The coaching for these youngsters is inspired and the enthusiasm and energy that each and every child has for the…


Shauna Clapham: Celebrating 30 years

Shauna Clapham is a Director of Swoffers estate agency who recently celebrated 30 years with the company. Reaching this milestone is a great time to reflect on the past three decades and to look forward to the future. Having studied foreign languages at college, Shauna Clapham started her working life as a PA in Europe. ‘A friend of a friend’s…


Swoffers team up with D2 Real Estate

Swoffers have teamed up with Jersey-based property consultants D2 Real Estate to provide a pan-island specialist commercial agency. Just two months after the management buyout of BNP Paribas Real Estate (Jersey) Ltd, D2 Real Estate has expanded into Guernsey and has set up an office at Ann’s Place in St. Peter Port, alongside Swoffers, Guernsey’s most successful residential agents, who…


The Force is Strong at This ‘One’

In preparation for the launch of Star Wars Episode VIII The Last Jedi, we produced a feature length advert featuring Lord Vader exploring his new base in Guernsey with the help of some of our local market negotiators and a famous friend. We had a great time filming this one and it’s been really well received, with over 19,000 views…


10 Reasons, 25 Square Miles, One Island

Why You Should Consider Making a Move to Guernsey. If you can keep your head when all about you are losing theirs….then you might want to consider making a move to an island that stands apart from the UK’s Brexit troubles, but is just a short hop from London. Guernsey is emerging as the sensible option for anyone who wants…


Wrapping up our community initiatives

Wrapping up our community initiatives for the year, Swoffers are sharing festive treats twice over. We’ve organised a fantastic festive giveaway in the run up to Christmas. Starting from 1st December running until 20th December, we’re are giving away a luxury Christmas treat each day on social media. The prizes include everything from seasonal fizz and luxury chocolates to lottery tickets…


Swoffers Christmas Giveaway

Christmas is a time for giving and for sharing and we’re doing both with the Swoffers Christmas Giveaway. We’ve organised a fantastic festive giveaway in the run up to Christmas. Starting from 1st December running until 20th December, we’re are giving away a luxury Christmas treat each day on social media. The prizes include everything from seasonal fizz and luxury…


Swoffers Mortgage rates lowered

In a week when The Bank of England raised interest rates by a quarter point to 0.5%, Swoffers are pleased to announce that rates for our Swoffers Mortgages have actually gone down! Through our partnership with SPF Private Clients we are now able to offer a 2 year fixed rate at just 1.99% with a loan to value of 90% and a 2 year fixed rate mortgage…


2018 Budget is welcome news for The Open Market

We are delighted to read in today’s budget overview that there is a proposal to stimulate the Open Market by introducing a new lower tax cap for new residents who purchase an Open Market property of at least £1.5 million. This comes hot on the heels of Jersey’s budget proposal to increase the minimum tax payment for residents who qualify…